Wednesday's Nashville Season 2 Episode 9 saw Juliette Barnes rock on with her bad self.
Whether that constitutes the best version of herself or not is an open question, however.
Hayden Panettiere's character is one of TV's best, and in "I'm Tired of Pretending," we saw exactly why, as the country queen hit more high and low points.
Watching her smack down Layla was nothing short of awesome, yet it's also fun to see her softer side, when she shows the vulnerability deep inside.
The same is true of some of her music counterparts in one of the best dramas around.
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